Calico Rock’s Kris Kanatzar moved another step ahead in CMT’s Music City Madness online talent search. Kanatzar’s music video is one of 32 contenders remaining in the national contest, and online voting is now open for the contest’s second round.
Go to Music City Madness to vote for a winner to receive an all-expenses paid trip to Nashville and gets to record an episode of “Studio 330 Sessions,” CMT Loaded’s original online performance series. User Generated Content!
MIT’s Henry Jenkins says that the success of YouTube is from the creation of content around communities of interest. It’s not about individual voyeurism. It’s a social media phenomenon driven by the viewers organized around content that matters to them.
You can create your own community of interest around content that matters, your own MySpace. Robert Scoble posts on Ning, and Jeremiah Owyang covers Others.